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July 17, 2019 02:54PM
Ancient life awakens amid thawing ice caps and permafrost
By Daniel Ackerman, The Washington Post, July 7, 2019,

Aulacomnium turgidum - Swollen Thread-moss
PDF file - [rbg-web2.rbge.org.uk]
Wikipedia - [en.wikipedia.org]

The papers are:

Roads, E., Longton, R.E. and Convey, P., 2014.
Millennial timescale regeneration in a moss from
Antarctica. Current Biology, 24(6), pp.R222-R223.

La Farge, C., Williams, K.H. and England, J.H., 2013.
Regeneration of Little Ice Age bryophytes emerging
from a polar glacier with implications of totipotency
in extreme environments. Proceedings of the National
Academy of Sciences, 110(24), pp.9839-9844.s


Paul H.

"The past is never dead. It's not even past."
William Faulkner, Act 1, Scene III, Requiem for a Nun (1951)

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